The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 24 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 22 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.73% 2.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.73% 17.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
BGP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 39 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.74% 12.54% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72 32 55
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

BGP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region.

BGP Salary Trend in Bedford

BGP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

BGP Salary Histogram in Bedford

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 25 (100.00%) LAN
1 25 (100.00%) WAN
1 25 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 25 (100.00%) OSPF
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
1 25 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 25 (100.00%) Network Security
1 25 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 25 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 25 (100.00%) Presales
2 20 (80.00%) CCDP
3 19 (76.00%) MS Visio
3 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (76.00%) Network Management
3 19 (76.00%) Load Balancing
4 15 (60.00%) CCSA
4 15 (60.00%) CCSE
4 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
5 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (36.00%) F5
7 6 (24.00%) Driving Licence
7 6 (24.00%) Web Filtering
7 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 19 (76.00%) MS Visio
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
1 25 (100.00%) LAN
1 25 (100.00%) Network Security
1 25 (100.00%) OSPF
1 25 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 25 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 25 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 25 (100.00%) WAN
1 25 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (8.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Consultant
1 15 (60.00%) Network Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Security Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Check Point Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 25 (100.00%) Presales
2 19 (76.00%) Load Balancing
2 19 (76.00%) Network Management
3 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (24.00%) Web Filtering
4 5 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (80.00%) CCDP
3 15 (60.00%) CCSA
3 15 (60.00%) CCSE
4 10 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) F5
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago